Medal Commemorating the Coronation of Empress Catherine II

Medal, Table

Creator:

Ivanov, Timofei Ivanovich

Date:

1762

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

D 2 in x D 0.125 in

Accession Number:

395.4.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Alexandrov, Nikolai Nikolaevich

Description

Table medal commemorating the coronation of Empress Catherine II on September 22, 1762. On obverse: Profile of Empress Catherine II. On reverse are two figures at an altar and one in clouds above and inscription: За спасенiе вѣры и отечества | коронована в Москвѣ | сент 22 д 1762 ("For the salvation of faith and fatherland. Crowned in Moscow on 22 September 1762").

Inscriptions & Markings

On obverse signed: TIF. On reverse signed: CЮ